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If you were a joint owner of the bank account, then the funds pass automatically to you, no probate is necessary, so him not having a will isn't a problem. Giving them a card with the bank account information doesn't mean they have a right to inherit. If they were also named as joint owners, it would be different.As far as them making such claims, it's in extremely poor taste and smacks of jealously. But the fa
I edited my last response and now I don't see it -- I was saying that unless your husband was worth a substantial amount of money, to litigate against you and try to establish that you somehow "took advantage" of your husband (which is silly, since most spouses keep joint assets) would cost a substantial sum -thousands and thousands of dollars.